21 Jan 2022

How Western sanctions could affect Russia, as tensions grow on Ukrainian border

Europe Editor and Presenter

With the tense stand-off between Russia and the West over Ukraine, and the US and its allies threatening even tougher sanctions, the impact of all this isn’t just hurting Moscow.

If Russia’s new gas pipeline through the Baltic Sea gets the kybosh, that’ll force the price up still further, leaving Europe with the prospect of even higher energy bills to come.